hangover hangover  /ˈhæ ˌŋoʊ vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) disagreeable aftereffects from the use of drugs (especially alcohol)
  2. (n) an official who remains in office after his term
  3. (n) something that has survived from the past

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The oldest hangover remedy is to simply keep drinking.
  2. Everybody who has ever had a hangover thinks he knows all about this fashionable phenomenon; in this he is probably wrong.
  3. IN business, 1970 was the year of the hangover.

News

  1. What Happens When 30 Craft Distillers Descend on Capitol Hill?

    After a night of drinking dozens of thimble-sized plastic cups of booze—quinoa bourbon, chocolate fudge brownie liqueur, maple-infused vodka—my brain is mush. I vaguely remember being told last night that Danes call a hangover "carpenters in the forehead" but can't remember who told me, with all the hammering behind my eyebrows. A pack of matches with the words "Death's Door" just fell out of my ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: National Journal via Yahoo! News

  2. 'Fast' races past 'Hangover' at weekend box office

    LOS ANGELES — It’s a blowout at the box office. “Fast & Furious 6” is revving past “The Hangover Part III” in the No. 1 position at the Memorial Day weekend box office.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. Hangover 3: Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis and Cast Say "Very Sad" Goodbye to Franchise

    Last night's premiere for The Hangover Part III was both a celebration and a send-off for the hit movie franchise. "It's a little sad," Bradley Cooper told reporters on...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: E! Online

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Quotes

  1. "I would be surprised if there's any hangover," Maddon said, adding that he had not spoken with the players about putting Thursday behind them. "For me to draw attention to it, I don't like to do that. I think sometimes in an attempt to help,...
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Joe Maddon Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Everyone kind of asks about the Augusta hangover," said Perry who had a bogey-bogey finish at the Masters. "I guess I kind of shoved that aside a little bit. So that makes me feel pretty good."
    on Jun 29, 2009 By: Kenny Perry Source: AFP

  3. Gatland said: "I will probably wake up with a smile and a hangover on Sunday. I try not to categorise things, but winning the Grand Slam in your first season is pretty special."
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Warren Gatland Source: The Star

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